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Quiet and peasful

The best place in the Lakes as not crowded and comershalised. Great for walkers and photographers... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Linda E I
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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Parked at Patterdale and combined Place Fell and Beda Fell for a great days walking. Great views... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Valiant81
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Penrith, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

It’s a relatively short walk up Place Fell from Patterdale but well worth it for the extensive views to the larger hills from the South East in a clockwise arc to the north. Worth extending to take in Angle Tarn Pikes if you have time.

Thank Inverbell
Reviewed 25 October 2018

The best place in the Lakes as not crowded and comershalised. Great for walkers and photographers. The villegers were very frendly and helpful

Thank Linda E I
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Parked at Patterdale and combined Place Fell and Beda Fell for a great days walking. Great views of Ullswater and if you take the path on the Northern side by Ullswater as opposed to the main path, it’s very quiet.

Thank Valiant81
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

I ran up Place Fell from Patterdale this morning, reaching the summit at just after 7am and sat by the Trig Point. The view was amazing, the silence even more so. I was 2000ft up and alone. It was an amazing moment I savoured for...More

Thank HWD1973
Reviewed 31 May 2018

An easy walk from Bridgend in Patterdale, across fields, follow the pipeline path and up to Place Fell. Great views along Ullswater and across Martindale.

Thank hem0116
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Not the steepest and not the highest, but definitely worth the trip for its wonderful views of Ullswater both from summit and whilst walking on the lower path back to Patterdale.

Thank SarahT3267
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We did the circular route up from Patterdale via Boredale Hause and then on to High Dodd and back via Ullswater shore path. Steep at times but worth it for the views over Ullswater.

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Hiked this fell on a lovely clear day. Chilly at the top and a bit of snow but an exhilarating ascent and fantastic views at the top.

Thank Bazrat92
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing walk up place fell. Stayed at the white lion which is perfect for this walk. Amazing place to stay

Thank 1077005Drew_p
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We have been climbing Place Fell for almost 30 years, fantastic views whatever time of year, although we prefer it in the Snow.

Thank mjp13732
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Response from Tamw0rth2 | Reviewed this property |
no problem we're in our 70s and coped easily.
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